Manchester Metropolitan University was awarded university status in 1992 and is part of the largest higher education campus in the UK and one of the most extensive education centres in Europe. With a history dating back 150 years, the University has a combination of the traditional and the contemporary that sets it apart and gives them their distinct character.
The University is the largest campus-based undergraduate university in the UK with a total student population of more than 37,000. Its claim is to be the University for world-class professionals with an emphasis on vocational education and employability.
MMU’s roots in higher education date back to 1824, and they’re committed to a strong future through a £350million investment in their buildings and facilities. They have a combination of the traditional and the contemporary that sets the University apart and gives it a distinct character.
MMU is a major economic contributor to the North West, with 37,000 students, 4,300 staff and an income of £236 million.
MMU prides itself on training the future talent of the region as 70% of our graduates stay and work in the North West.